Fangs: All-African compilation by Mongrel Records

Boesmansrivermond, South Africa: the newest record label on the block, Mongrel Records, aims to bear "fangs" far...
Dreams Of Nightmares 2019 Dark Shadows

Dreams Of Nightmares: new album, Dark Shadows

Dark Shadows Bloemfontein, South Africa: with the fifth installation of this city's annual metal show, Metal Circuit V, just been wrapped up, we take a...
Spectral Realm 2018 Spectral Witch of the Hex River

Spectral Witch Of The Hex River: new album by Spectral Realm

Johannesburg, South Africa: it's finally here! Spectral Witch Of The Hex River is the long awaited...
A Collection of South African Metal 2019 album cover

A Collection of South African Metal: compilation album

A Collection of South African Metal Hamburg, Germany: today, 100 copies of a promotional album are making their way to Wacken Open Air festival. Our...
Dividing The Element 2018 album

Dividing the Element [Review]

  I went into listening to this self-titled debut album by Zimbabwe's Dividing The Element with very few preconceptions - I mean, how many other...
Woltemade 2019 Siele vir die See

Woltemade: Siele vir die See, album launch at SummerFest’19

Cape Town, South Africa: we wrote our first item on Woltemade when the band announced its Fragments of Lore coastal tour late last year;...
Imperial Destruction: Ruinous album artwork

SummerFest’16: Imperial Destruction album launch

Imperial Destruction have firmly established themselves as an identity within the South African metal scene by sheer force of will, hard work, and a...